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Driver Helper - Full Time

Maersk - Independence, MO


Posted on 02/21/24 (Ref: MO4CEPkEon-R82431)

Driver Helper - Independence, MO - Maersk

The driver's helper is responsible for assisting the driver in all day to day activities. this includes but is not limited to loading and unloading the truck, along with any other duties the driver may need.

As a company, we promote a culture of honesty and integrity, and value the trust it allows us to build with customers and employees alike. Our focus on our people is what sets us apart and keeps our customers coming back to work with us!

If you are seeking to be a part of a family, this is the place for you!

Maersk Warehousing and Distribution USA LLC handles end-to-end warehousing and distribution logistics needs utilizing our strategic network of storage facilities. Our facilities are capable of receiving, storing, processing and dispatching cargo, so we can build flexibility and resilience into the supply chain process. Our integrated solutions allow us to be prepared for supply chain risks, so we can plan distribution to better achieve lead time and goals despite unexpected conditions. Our extensive experience, connections, and deep expertise across different sectors, industries, and transportation modes, means we can be counted on for process excellence that will save time and money.

Job Summary:

The driver's helper is responsible for assisting the driver in all day to day activities. this includes but is not limited to loading and unloading the truck, along with any other duties the driver may need.

Essential Functions:
  • Accurately load daily route on to the truck
  • Scan daily route onto the truck
  • Assist driver with navigating to deliveries
  • Assist driver with carrying freight into a business or residence destination
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Skills/Competencies:
  • Forklift experience a plus
  • Ability to read a map and general geographic knowledge of the area
  • Ability to lift 75 lbs. unassisted
  • Must possess good customer service skills

Education:
  • High School or better

Schedule:

M-F 6am- Varies

Physical Requirements:

This position requires standing and walking for extended periods of time. Position requires employees to frequently stoop, kneel, crouch, use hands, reach, bend and lift objects above their head. Employees must be able to regularly lift/move up to 50 pounds and use pallet jacks and forklifts. Position requires regular use of a phone and a PC and reading and writing of various shipping documents.

Work Environment & Additional Requirements:

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned including work in other areas to cover absences or relief to equalize peak work periods or otherwise balance the workload.

Company Benefits:
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k + Company Match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Work Schedules (when possible)
  • And more!

Pay Range:

$16-$18 per hour

*The above stated pay range is the anticipated starting salary range for the position. The Company may adjust this range in light of prevailing market conditions and other factors such as location. The Company will work directly with the selected candidate(s) on the final starting salary in accordance with all applicable laws

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Job Type: Full-time

Driver Helper - Independence, MO - Maersk